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Apr 11, 2010 11:00pm EDT
. >> let me ask you about sympathetic else and just kind of the tone of politics. virginia governor, new virginia governor, bob mcdonnell, designated april as confederate month, something that his two democratic predecessors had refrained from doing. this caused quite a stir, particularly because the governor did not even mention slavery in this proclamation. was that a mistake? >> well, i don't think so. my state legislature has made a legislatively enacted holiday, confederate memorial day, have done it for years under republican governors, democrat governors, and for seven years as governor, i have issued a proclamation, because of what the legislature's done. my democratic predecessors did so as well. i don't know what you would say about slavery, but anybody that thinks you have to explain to people that slavery is a bad thing, i think goes without saying. >> but the sensitivity of it. because we heard from a number of african-american politicians and just people on the street that were interviewed in virginia going, this is offensive, to celebrate something that really was about sl
CNN
Apr 11, 2010 8:00pm EDT
up in politics. new virginia governor bob mcdonald designated april as confederate month, something his two democratic predecessors refrained from doing particularly because the governor did not mention slavery in this proclamation. is that a mistake? >> i don't think so. my state legislature has made an lems lateively inactive holiday, memorial day. did it for years under republican governors, democrat governors, for seven years as governor, i issued a proclamation because of what the legislature had done. i don't know what you would say about slavery, but anybody who think i don't say you have to explain slavery is a bad thing goes without saying. >> the sensitivity of it. we heard from a number of african-american politicians and people on the street people interviewed in virginia saying this is offensive to celebrate something that really was about slavery and have no mention of it. what do you do in your state? >> maybe they should talk about democratic legislature that does the same thing in mississippi for years. and as far as i know, the democratic legislature, you have a ma
CNN
Apr 11, 2010 9:00am EDT
, just kind of tone of politics. virginia governor, new vo vo governor, bob mcdonnel designated april as confederate month. something his two democratic predecessors had refrained from doing. he did not mention slavery in this proclamation. was that a mistake? >> i don't think so. my state legislature has made a legislatively enacted holiday, con federal rat member or yad holiday. i have issued a proclamation. my democratic predecessors did so as well. i don't know what you would say about slavery but if you have to explain to people that slavery is a bad thing, i think it goes without saying. >> reporter: but the sensitivity of it. we heard from a number of african-american politicians and just people on the street that were interviewnd virginia going, this is offensive, to celebrate something that really was about slavery and have absolutely no mention of it. >> maybe they should talk about the democratic legislature, which has done exactly the same thing in mississippi for years. as far as i know, the democratic legislature, the majority of both houses are democrats, i am unaware o
CNN
Apr 18, 2010 9:00am EDT
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CNN
Apr 25, 2010 9:00am EDT
miners that died in the mine explosion earlier this month in west virginia. the president, along with the vice president, joe biden, going to attend a public service to remember the dead at 3:30. a controversy over that tough immigration law, still pretty intense out there. a couple hundred people rallied saturday, expect to see more protests in the coming days and weeks. like we say, as always, time to hand it over to candy crowley and "state of the union" for starts right now. >>> in election years, april can sound a lot like november. it sure did this week as the senate moved toward a test vote on financial industry reform, democrats through a changeup, signaling that climate change, scheduled to be next would be set aside for immigration reform. pictures like these testify to the power of the issue. protesters took to the streets in arizona when republican governor, jan brewer, signed a measure that requires police officers to question anyone suspected to be an illegal immigrant. more demonstrations are scheduled for this afternoon. brewer in a tough primary race says washing
CNN
Apr 11, 2010 12:00pm EDT
of african-american politicians and just people on the street that were interviewed in virginia going this is offensive to celebrate something that really was about slavery and have absolutely no mention of it. what do you do in -- >> maybe they should talk about democratic legislature which has -- does exactly the same thing in mississippi for years. and as far as i know, the -- the democratic legislature majority of both houses, democrats, i'm unaware of them being criticized for them -- having their supporters feel uncomfortable with it. >> you know what i'm trying to get at hire. there is a feeling it is insensitive. you clearly don't agree. >> to me, it is the sort of feeling that it is a net -- it is not significant, that it is not -- trying to make a big deal out of something, doesn't amount to diddly. >> i wanted to ask you about health care reform, which you mentioned a little earlier. part of this is going to include an expansion of medicaid. how are you going to pay for that in mississippi? >> that's the problem. it is going to -- if, in fact, it becomes law and goes into e
CNN
Apr 25, 2010 8:00pm EDT
go to west virginia where barack obama attended a funeral service for the 29 coal miners who died earlier this month. ♪ my comfort my shelter ♪ >> the workers were killed in an explosion of the nation's worst mine disaster in decades. today's service feature add photo of each of the men with their families placing miner helmets atop of 29 white crosses. president obama talked about the men who chose to take on such dangerous work. >> all that hard work, all that hardship, all the time spent underground was all for the families. it was all for you, for a car in the driveway, a roof overhead, for a chance to give their kids opportunities that they would never know. and enjoy retirement with their spouses. it was all in the hopes of something better. so these miners lived as they died -- in pursuit of the american dream. >> the president also called for a better safety measures for coal miners to prevent future disasters. protesters rally against arizona's new immigration law today. governor january brewer signed the strict new measure two days ago. it requires police to question
CNN
Apr 18, 2010 12:00pm EDT
who worked on the financial reform bill gives us his take. senator mark warner of virginia up next. you can label as "different." like janice. uh-huh. yeah. fashion deficient. and tom... copy incapable. it's open kimono time. looking good, dan. oh, we want to make sure all our ducks in a row. yeah. volume control syndrome. but we focus on the talent and skill that each person... brings to the team. i mean, no one's really concerned about labels. not even mine. labels get in the way. disabilities rarely do. visit thinkbeyondthelabel.com to evolve your work force. hey -- who's our best presentation guy? carl. i thought you said carl was our best presentation guy. [ worker ] well, he is. last week he told my team about fedex office print online for our presentations. we upload it to fedex office, then they print, bind, and ship it. the presentation looks good, right? yes, but -- you didn't actually bring carl with you. good morning! but i digress. [ male announcer ] we understand. you need presentations done right. and right now save 20% on all online printing purchases. visit fedex.c
CNN
Apr 25, 2010 12:00pm EDT
between the two nations. >>> president obama will deliver a eulogy for the 29 west virginia coal miners killed in an explosion earlier this month. the april 5th blast at the upper big branch mine was the nation's worst coal mine disaster in nearly 40 years. president obama has since called for a sweeping review of mine safety laws. cnn will carry the president's eulogy live when it happens. our live coverage begins at 3:00 p.m. eastern. >>> those are your top stories here on "state of the union." up next, a makeover for ben franklin. ally proven to relieve all your worst eye allergy symptoms. it goes right where you need it, relieving allergy eyes in minutes. visine®-a. the most complete allergy eye drop. at the end of the day in sitka, alaska, everyone awaits the return of the fishing boats. their safe arrival is highly anticipated. as is something else. a shipment of natural sea salt from cargill, essential for preserving the catch. we deliver the salt on precise schedules and ship it efficiently all along the alaskan coast. saving the fishermen money and their catch. this is how car
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